EP 152: 7 Ideas to help your student LOOK FORWARD TO CHURCH

May 1, 2021


Welcome to Forward Church, where we believe in creating a vibrant and engaging environment for our students to grow in their faith. In this episode, we will explore 7 exciting ideas that will help your student look forward to church. We understand the importance of instilling a love for the church and a strong foundation of faith in the younger generation. Let's dive in!

1. Interactive Worship Experience

At Forward Church, we prioritize creating an interactive and immersive worship experience for our students. We believe in the power of music, and our talented worship team leads engaging sessions where students can actively participate and feel connected to God's presence. Through uplifting songs and dynamic performances, we strive to make worship a highlight of your student's church experience.

2. Engaging Youth-Focused Sermons

Our pastors are passionate about delivering relevant and impactful sermons that resonate with today's youth. We explore topics that are important to young minds, addressing real-life challenges and helping them navigate through their faith journey. Our sermons are interactive, thought-provoking, and designed to create a space where students can openly engage and ask questions.

3. Fun and Educational Sunday School Programs

Forward Church offers dynamic Sunday School programs specifically tailored to different age groups. Our dedicated and compassionate teachers create a nurturing environment where students can explore their faith through age-appropriate activities, engaging discussions, and interactive lessons. We believe in making learning enjoyable and memorable for your student.

4. Exciting Youth Groups

Being part of a community is essential for every student, and our youth groups provide the perfect opportunity for young individuals to connect with like-minded peers. We organize exciting events, retreats, and team-building activities that foster relationships, promote personal growth, and create a sense of belonging. Your student will form lifelong friendships and memories in our vibrant youth community.

5. Volunteer and Service Opportunities

We encourage our students to actively participate in volunteer and service opportunities, as we believe that serving others is a fundamental aspect of one's faith journey. At Forward Church, we provide various avenues for your student to make a positive impact in the community. Whether it's participating in outreach programs, community service projects, or mission trips, we empower our students to be the hands and feet of Jesus.

6. Mentorship and Guidance

Our dedicated youth leaders are committed to providing mentorship and guidance to your student. They understand the unique challenges and pressures that young individuals face in today's world, and they offer a safe and supportive space for your student to seek advice, ask questions, and grow spiritually. Our mentors are passionate about inspiring and empowering the next generation to live out their faith courageously.

7. Engaging Events and Retreats

At Forward Church, we organize engaging events and retreats specifically designed for our students. These events offer opportunities for spiritual growth, character development, and fun-filled experiences. From youth conferences to weekend retreats, we curate experiences that leave a lasting impact on your student's faith journey, allowing them to encounter God in unique and meaningful ways.


Now that you're equipped with these 7 ideas, it's time to help your student look forward to church. At Forward Church, we are passionate about nurturing the faith of the younger generation, providing them with a space to grow, explore, and deepen their relationship with God. We invite you to join us and embark on this transformative journey together. Let's make church an experience your student eagerly anticipates every week. Visit our website and get involved with Forward Church today!

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Jim Bodenhamer
This is a great podcast episode! These ideas will definitely make going to church more enjoyable for students.
Nov 9, 2023